Gavin Grant, Ph.D., P.Eng. has more than 15 years of experience in the field of environmental remediation and the development and implementation of the Self-sustaining Treatment for Active Remediation (STAR) technology. He completed his Ph.D. studies at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, under the direction of Dr. Jason Gerhard - co-inventor of the STAR technology. Dr. Grant is the Operations lead for Savron and has been the primary project manager, director, or technical lead on all STAR and STARx-related projects to date, working with top-tier clients in the chemical manufacturing, oil and gas, and utility industries. Dr. Grant is also an Adjunct Professor at Western University, supervising numerous graduate students studying smoldering combustion for remediation. He continues to advance the state of the practice as a frequent presenter at events and lectures focused on soil contamination and organic waste disposal.
Smoldering Combustion (STAR): Meeting Remedial Goals in Complex Environments